The ravaged shoes are autographed and will benefit The Washington Ballet.
Leanne Fremar, one of the most influential women inside the athletic firm, will join the coffee chain in October.
The ABT’s principal dancer arrived on the red carpet Monday in New York wearing a gown from the designer’s spring ’12 collection.
Reports say the writer behind “Remember the Titans” has been brought on to help adapt the ballerina’s memoir for film.
Copeland, who can be found on this week’s cover of Footwear News, now has a Barbie doll in her likeness.